One thing we know: when it is all over, those of us who survive will find some form of meaning in it, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has rescinded his earlier decision of allowing taxis to carry a full load of passengers.
South Africa's Kevin Anderson admitted that although Wimbledon will be sorely missed, everyone should be focussing on staying healthy.
Senegal is in mourning following the death of one of its foremost sporting icons from coronavirus, as the government struggles to impose restrictions.
Investors were rattled by US President Donald Trump telling Americans to brace for a "very, very painful two weeks".
Stay up to date with the latest news, views and analysis as the number of coronavirus cases in SA increases.
"These will flood our hospitals and clinics and create a fertile ground for [the] coronavirus to spread or to be masked in its presentation. We need to be aware that there may not be many further warnings before the pounding descends," he warned ominously.
The heads of three global agencies have warned of a potential worldwide food shortage if authorities fail to manage the ongoing coronavirus crisis properly.
It is not yet in available South Africa, but should be soon.
There is growing desperation and precious little hope of observing physical distancing, says Crecey Kuyedzwa.
Right now, there is no specific medicine prescribed to prevent or treat the new coronavirus, according to the WHO. Some treatments are, however, under investigation, and will be tested in clinical trials.
Western Cape Premier Alan Winde has held high-level talks with the police as paramedics have again come under attack.
Juan Mata has trolled his Manchester United team-mate Nemanja Matic by jokingly saying he is only claiming to be doing his training regime.
South Africa is looking beyond its borders to seek assistance to curb the coronavirus from spreading further.
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says 87 000 beds are available in public health institutions to accommodate Covid-19 patients.
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are reportedly in talks to stage a golf event to help coronavirus relief efforts that would also include two NFL stars.
Who's saying what as Wimbledon is cancelled for the first time since World War II due to the coronavirus:
Stormers coach John Dobson believes that most sides would need three weeks to prepare for a return to the playing field.
Cycling's shutdown was extended until June due to the coronavirus pandemic, meaning the Criterium du Dauphine will be postponed.
The number of people who have tested positive for Covid-19 in South Africa has risen to
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua revealed he has "lost close ones" due to the coronavirus.
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